Friday, December 15 7:30pm
White Meeting House
Saturday, December 16 7:30pm
College Street Congregational Church Burlington, VT
Sunday, December 17 3:00pm
South Hero Congregational Church South Hero, VT
HOLIDAY LIGHTS – with guest instrumentalists the Green Taylor String Quartet
Solaris’ seasonal program includes Francesco Durante’s Magnificat for soloists, chorus, strings, and organ; as well as two rarely-heard works by Viennese composer Richard Stoehr, a celebrated instructor at Saint Michael’s College from 1941-1950: A Grace Before Christmas and Ave Maria; Leonard Bernstein’s Gloria Tibi for women’s voices with tenor soloist; a new composition by Solaris tenor DJ Tetrault, a student in Music Composition at the Vermont College of Fine Arts in Montpelier; and revisiting several works from Solaris’ very first holiday concert, Carol from an Irish Cabin by Dale Wood and Northern Lights by Oja Gjeilo, in celebration of this, Solaris’ Fifth Anniversary Season 2017-18.